NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 6 MARCH 2019


Tow-Truck Tactics
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 20 FEBRUARY 2019


MC-331 Rollover
Posted By Near Miss Team - Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 26 DECEMBER 2018


Snowy Roads
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 5 DECEMBER 2018


Safety Zones
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 17 OCTOBER 2018


Firefighter sideswiped
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 4 JULY 2018


Vehicle Extrication with an Explosive Unknown Hazard
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 14 FEBRUARY 2018


Gas Shock Fails Prior to Attacking a Car Fire
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 17 JANUARY 2018


Overturned Tractor Trailer Powered by CNG
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 10 JANUARY 2018


Winter Driving Presents Unique Hazards and Challenges
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Article rating: No rating

NEAR MISS REPORT OF THE WEEK: 27 DECEMBER 2017


Light Tower on Rescue Malfunctions
Posted By Near Miss Team - Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - Article rating: No rating
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Report of the Week

Each week, we highlight a Near Miss report that has an important learning moment to offer.  Report of the Week includes the synopsis of the highlighted report, the lessons learned and leading practices that emerged from the event, and discussion points that you can use to go over the highlighted case with your crew.  Report of the Week is best used as a kitchen table training tool: it’s a fast, efficient way to quickly internalize an important learning moment.


"We use the Report of the Week as our weekly safety briefing. There have been days when I can hear them still discussing the incident hours after the briefing. I have had zero work-related incidents this year largely due to this program."

- Chief Thomas J. Braumiller, Pine Bluff Arsenal Fire & Emergency Services (AK)

 


"My department has been using the system for more than a year and we are seeing positive results because of it. We use the Report of the Week regularly for training bulletins."

- Anonymous Submitter



"The Report of the Week is sent to our personnel each week and they are encouraged to complete at least one hour of training on it. The feedback from our members in the field has been very favorable and I feel that their situational awareness toward safety has been elevated."

- Eugene Hull Lieutenant, Training Division Columbus Fire and EMS (GA)